“Urban Myths” The Jacksons disappointed by Joseph Fiennes casting as late King of Pop
The first trailer for “Urban Myths” which features Joseph Fiennes as the late king of Pop Michael Jackson has been described as disappointing by the Jacksons.
The decision to cast British actor Joseph Fiennes as the black legend, Michael Jackson in the upcoming TV film has been controversial since the project was announced.
“Urban Myths” is a film about MJ trying to escape New York City with Elizabeth Taylor and Marlon Brando after the tragic 9/11 events.
Previously titled “Elizabeth, Michael and Marlon,” the film also features Stockard Channing as Taylor and Brian Cox as Brando.
Following the debut of the film’s trailer on January the 10th, Jackson’s daughter Paris Jackson and his nephew Taj Jackson took to Twitter to express their disappointment.
“Urban Myths” debuts January 19, 2017.